Nov. 20, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Jence Rhoads scored 14 points to help No. 22 Vanderbilt beat UC Riverside 75-60 on Friday night, avenging a loss to the Highlanders last season.
Vanderbilt (3-0) took a 20-point halftime lead behind 10 points from Rhoads on 5-of-6 shooting from the field and six points from Jessica Mooney.
The Commodores held UC Riverside (1-3) to only one free throw and no field goals for 8:40 after leading just 21-15 midway through the first half.
Hannah Tuomi added 11 points for Vanderbilt.
Rhaya Neabors, with three 3-pointers, and Marissa Rivera each had 13 points for Riverwide. Amber Cox scored 11 points.